A researcher discovered 13 new species of sea snail using some clever photography.
Ecologist Jeremy Feinberg told us what it took to identify a new species in one of the least remote places.
Two separate populations have been split into two distinct species.
Four researchers scoured half the world looking for obscure wasps.
Unfortunately for C. speratus, curling into a ball isn't going to protect it from its most existential threat.
The fish in question happens to be less than two centimeters long and is almost completely clear.
The Greater Mekong region, which includes parts of Cambodia, China, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, and Vietnam, is a hotspot for new discoveries.
In the largest batch of species discovery since the early 1800s, a team of researchers from Penn State University recently identified, and named 24 new species of lizards known as skinks, all from the Caribbean Islands.
Wasps are beautiful marvels of biology and physics, but don't feel bad if they creep you out. I mean, they can bite the hell out of you, and there's also the whole "injecting eggs into the skull of a spider" thing. A newly-discovered species ups the...
Following in the (minute) footsteps of the world's smallest frog, the newest species to be welcomed to the ranks of the world's most ridiculously small animals are a quartet of chameleons from Madagascar. The little guys, which are some of the smallest...